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BAChinese Studies with Russian

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Overview

This course gives you insights into two countries that are major players in the world economy. You’ll study both languages and spend a year at a Chinese university.

Other modules cover the history, politics, society and culture of the two countries. You’ll study their development and compare them. As a graduate, you’ll be in a unique position, having skills in two languages spoken by millions all over the world and a working knowledge of these two great cultures.

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Chinese language 1A
Chinese language 1B
Chinese language 2A
Chinese language 2B
State of Sheffield – Global perspectives on local issues

Optional modules:

Russian for heritage speakers
Introduction to Russian Culture
Russian for Beginners (I)
Russian for Beginners (II)
Russian Language I
Russian Language II

Second year

Core modules:

China Year Abroad

Third year

Core modules:

Chinese Language III
Chinese Language IV

Optional modules:

China, 1914-78: Modernity and Revolution
Chinese Business and Management
Cold War Visual Culture
Politics and Culture in the USSR 1917-38
Russian Intermediate Translation Skills (Course B)
Soviet Culture in the Era of the Great Terror
The Structures of Russian
Urbanisation in China
Visual Culture and Society in the Soviet Union, 1917-1991
Pushkin and Russian Literature
Reading the Revolution
Russian Language Skills (I) Course A
Russian Language Skills (I) Course B
Russian Language Skills (II) Course A
Russian Language Skills (II) Course B

Fourth year

Core modules:

Chinese Language V
Chinese Language VI

Optional modules:

Advanced Translation from Russian into English
Cold War Visual Culture
Contemporary Chinese Society
Contemporary Issues in East Asia
East Asian Dissertation
Law and Business in China
Memory and History in East Asia
Politics and Culture in the USSR 1917-38
Population and Environment in China
Soviet Culture in the Era of the Great Terror
The Structures of Russian
The Two Koreas and their Neighbours
Visual Culture and Society in the Soviet Union, 1917-1991
War and Peace in East Asia
Advanced Russian Language and Russia Today I
Advanced Russian Language and Russia Today II
Advanced Russian Through Film
Advanced Russian Through Literary Texts
Pushkin and Russian Literature
Reading the Revolution

Career opportunities

Many of our graduates work in the media, the arts, NGOs and international business. Others are consultants, researchers, language tutors, translators and interpreters.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States